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Discussion on: Which concept took you the longest to grasp?

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keogami

Sauce for the nun thing?

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Dave Cridland

Sister Mary Kenneth Keller

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Took vows in 1940, and while doing a PhD - the first woman to get one in Comp Sci - ended up in Dartmouth College, implementing the first version of BASIC.

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Christopher Kruse

Wow, I didn't expect to find a Sr. Keller reference on DEV!

I went to Clarke, where she founded the Computer Science department (and there's a building named after here there now).

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keogami

Lol a nerdy nun, thanks for thr fact!